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Document ID (ISN)23434
CIS number 75-1473
ISSN - Serial title 0022-4375 - Journal of Safety Research
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Cannon J.A.
Title Economic analysis of hazards.
Bibliographic information Dec. 1974, Vol.6, No.4, p.159-165. 6 ref.
Abstract Presentation of a mathematical method of estimating the cost of occupational hazards and of measures to prevent or minimise them, of eliminating unfeasible solutions and selecting those that appear optimum. The analysis is illustrated by several examples, including a total analysis of a hypothetical industrial situation.
Descriptors (primary) economic aspects; cost of accidents; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) mathematical analysis; cost of safety
Document type -
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Economic aspects